Killed in Action, Missing in Action, Died of Wounds, 2d Cavalry Group 1944-45

This is a partial list of troopers of the 2d Cavalry Group (Mecz) that were killed in action, missing in action, or died of wounds in the European Theater of Operations during WW II. The free world will ever be indebted to these Soldiers for the ultimate price they paid for our freedom. AMES, James …

Command and Staff, 2d Cavalry Group 1942-46

COMMAND AND STAFFRoster of Officers of 2d Cavlry Gp (Mecz) and their duties at the time of embarkation from New York during WW II.(1) killed in action; died of wounds(3 total)(2) wounded or injured in action(6 total)(3) decorated for gallantry(11 total)Reed, Charles H., Col. (2)(3), Group Commanding OfficerBenkosky, Stephen W., Lt. Col. (3), Executive OfficerHargis, …

HQ Troop, 2d Cavalry Group 1942-46

Group Headquarters Troop(1) killed in action / died of wounds(0 total)(2) wounded or injured in action(10 total)(3) decorated for gallantry(0 total)HIGGINS, John S., Capt., Troop Commanding OfficerALLEN, Robert J.; ALPERN, George; AMUNDSEN, Harold A.; ARICO, Peter S.; BACHEWICZ, Stanley; BARNES, Leroy T.; BARNETT, Herbert; BENDER, Robert F.; BERNSTEIN, Theodore J.; BROWN, Kenneth B.; BROWN, William …

A Troop, 2d Sqdn, 2d Cavalry Group 1942-46

Troop A, 2d Squadron(1) killed in action / died of wounds (0 total)(2) wounded or injured in action (63 total)(3) decorated for gallantry (4 total)CUNNINGHAM, Robert F., Capt., Troop Commanding Officer(2)(3)MORRISON, William M., 1st Lt.(2)(3)SHULZE, Fritz H., 2nd Lt.BROWN, Robert E., 1st Lt.(2)KITTLE, Roger R., 2nd Lt.AKERS, Thomas R.(2); AKINS, Byron L.(2); AKINS, Zimrie G.; …

B Troop, 2d Sqdn, 2d Cavalry Group 1942-46

Troop B, 2d Squadron(1) killed in action/died of wounds (1 total)(2) wounded or injured in action (47 total)(3) decorated for gallantry (10 total)POTTS, William, E., Capt., Troop Commanding Officer(2)(3)LANGLEY, Robert S., 1st Lt.(2)(3)RATCLIFFE, William E., 2nd Lt.(1)(3)MORGENTHAU, Henry III, 1st Lt.LAMKEY, Ernest R., 2nd Lt.GOULET, Joseph E., 2nd Lt.ALBERTSON, Herbert C.; ALEXANDER, Herbert; ANARGYROS, Arthur; …

B Troop, 42d Sqdn, 2d Cavalry Group 1942-46

Troop B, 42d Squadron(1) killed in action/died of wounds (1 total)(2) wounded or injured in action (37 total)(3) decorated for gallantry (7 total)EBREY, Henry J. Jr., Capt., Troop Commanding OfficerLEHNER, Edward F., 1st Lt.(2)KELLY, Thomas W. Jr., 1st Lt.(1)LINDOERFER, George R., 2nd Lt.(3)MITCHELL, Burton W., 2nd Lt.ADAMS, Dewey C.; ANDRADE, Billy(2); BARR, Eugene C.; BARTASHUNAS, …